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Sapporo vs Grand Junction, Colorado Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sapporo, Japan and Grand Junction, Colorado, Usa is approximately 8,493 km or 5,277 mi.
  • To reach Sapporo in this distance one would set out from Grand Junction, Colorado bearing 315.1° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Sapporo bearing 228.5° or SW .
  • Sapporo has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Grand Junction, Colorado has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Sapporo is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Grand Junction, Colorado is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 3.4 °C (6.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.6 °C (6.5°F) less in Sapporo. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 910.2 mm (35.8 in) more which is equivalent to 910.2 l/m² (22.34 US gal/ft²) or 9,102,000 l/ha (973,064 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/7 as much.
  • There are 1251 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Sapporo. In whichever way circa 3h 25' less per day or about 3/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4° lower in Sapporo than in Grand Junction, Colorado.
  • Relative humidity levels are 32.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.8°C (10.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Sapporo relative to Grand Junction, Colorado. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Grand Junction, Colorado vs Sapporo.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -8 (-14) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -10 (-17) -9 (-17) -6 (-12) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) +-2 (-3) -6 (-11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -5 (-10) -6 (-12) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +0 (+1) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -1 (-3) -1 (-3) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +93 (+4) +82 (+3) +59 (+2) +43 (+2) +33 (+1) +54 (+2) +52 (+2) +121 (+5) +117 (+5) +91 (+4) +81 (+3) +85 (+3) +910 (+36)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10 (+32) +6 (+21) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +7 (+23) +8 (+27) +9 (+29)   +70 (+19)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 05' -2h 26' -2h 25' -2h 32' -3h 21' -5h 28' -5h 17' -3h 52' -4h 08' -3h 13' -3h 00' -3h 13'   -3h 25'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 22' -0h 13' -0h 02' +0h 09' +0h 19' +0h 25' +0h 22' +0h 13' +0h 02' -0h 09' -0h 20' -0h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -4.1 -4.2 -4.2 -4.2 -4.1 -3.9 -3.8 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.8 -4   -4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +17 +29 +31 +40 +52 +51 +46 +43 +34 +21 +11   +32.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.4 (+3) -1.9 (-3) +1.1 (+2) +4.1 (+7) +8.2 (+15) +11.4 (+21) +10.6 (+19) +10.8 (+19) +10.6 (+19) +7.5 (+14) +4 (+7) +2.3 (+4) +5.8 (+10)

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